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Getting Started With a Skills-Based Learning Strategy

Tuesday, August 23, 2022 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

Host: Association for Talent Development
By: Ben Cowan, Director of Skills and Talent Strategy, Degreed

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Does your organization discuss skills? Does it have a plan to roll out skills to your people? How will this impact workforce development? Can your managers use skills to support their workers? Join this webinar to explore these questions and more as you discover the key ingredients of a successful skills strategy and launch. Find out how to overcome obstacles and measure your success.

During this webinar, you will:

  • Learn how to use skills to support your workers.
  • Learn what you need for a successful skills strategy.
  • Understand how to align skills to business strategy.


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Ben Cowan
Ben Cowan

Director of Skills and Talent Strategy, Degreed

Ben Cowan, the director of skills and talent strategy at Degreed, helps clients demystify skills strategy and build impactful skills initiatives. Prior to Degreed, Ben worked as a talent and learning consultant at ZS Associates, a consulting firm specializing in life sciences, and was the director of content development at CorpU, a Philadelphia-based learning technology company. He is passionate about building environments where all employees feel empowered to grow their careers and pursue their passions. In his spare time, Ben loves learning about cooking, music, and the future of work.


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